Tommy Lee Jones is on board as an Oscar presenter. In 1993, Jones snagged the supporting acting statuette for “The Fugitive.” The 72nd Oscar kudocast, produced by Richard and Lili Fini Zanuck with…
Did the flaccid performance of "What Planet Are You From?" turn Col off to another pricey sex comedy, even one that boasts Keanu Reeves as its star?
FROM SHOWESTOverseas exhibitors are ready to push into such giant untapped markets as Russia and China, but a group of them insisted Monday they won't move forward unless distributors lower film…
Feeding off its Academy Awards noms and hype, "American Beauty" continued to dine out handsomely overseas last weekend, while the pre-Oscar attention appears to be adding some gravy for "The Talented…
Digital Mercury partner Richard Lewis has closed a three-picture deal with tyro scribe and UCLA screenwriting grad student Paul Castro worth $1 million.
Following the formation during last year's Taormina Film Festival of the Taormina Committee, whose goal is to strengthen ties between the U.S. and Italian film industries, the group convened last…
The 2000 European Film Awards, the Berlin-based Euro Film Acad's annual big event, will be held Dec. 2 in Paris and televised internationally.
Eight films will compete at the 15th Showcase of Mexican Film in Guadalajara from Friday through March 16.
The Cannes Intl. Film Festival is growing longer. While this year's event will run from May 10-21, fest organizers announced Monday that they will host two days of pre-fest industry discussions (May…
Lions Gate Films will handle North American distribution of "But I'm a Cheerleader," Jamie Babbit's satire of teenage lesbian and gay "rehab" camps.